A man who claimed to have found a Picasso painting in his attic has admitted that his story was a hoax, part of a piece of “performance art” designed to raise awareness of Scotland’s “struggling artists”.
A van driver who swerved to avoid footballer Clark Carlisle‘s suicide attempt and consoled the lorry driver who hit him, has died aged 24.
Epping is basically in Essex. In fact, it is literally in Essex, beyond the M25, 15 miles north-east of Trafalgar Square. As the terminal station on the Central Line, it is also, on the hottest day for about a decade, in the hottest place in the country, the gateway to London’s molten core, via the hottest line on the Tube network.